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Progesterone in early pregnancy advice

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Lucky13ForBaby Tue 16-Apr-13 09:50:19

Hi I have had several miscarriages in the last 9 months and am no pregnant again although not sure at this stage if it is a viable pregnancy. I was prescribed a progesterone hormone yesterday which I will collect later but I don't know much about it. Was hoping to hear from other ladies who have used it and if it was beneficial, any side effects or risks. Am getting myself a bit worried. Not a great week for me as I have a scan Thursday to see of this pregnancy is working and Friday would be the initial due date for the first lost pregnancy.

Lucky13ForBaby Tue 16-Apr-13 10:42:56

Bump. Anyone? Have to start it today x

bonzo77 Tue 16-Apr-13 10:47:44

So sorry for your losses. Didn't want to read then run, though I can't actually advise. There's a whole thread on your situation in either pregnancy or conception. Are you on aspirin too?

RJM17 Tue 16-Apr-13 11:44:50

Hi I was given the hormone in a suppository called cyclogest. I have used it since 5 weeks and I am now at 9 weeks and just had a scan and baby is very strong and healthy!! So I would say it works and wouldn't hesitate taking it again!!
I should have said I was given it because I have previously had mc's and had bleeding with this pregnancy as well.
Good luck and hope all ok xx

Lucky13ForBaby Tue 16-Apr-13 13:14:49

Thank you both. RJM that's what I have just collected. I think I should be about 8 1/2 weeks but when I was scanned 10 days ago the sac measured small and no heart beat. I saw my consultant at the clinic yest and I should have started the hormone already but due to poor communication and people not doing there jobs I wasn't and didn't know. Very angry about that. I guess il give it a go now and hope for the best. Thank you again

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